September's ALA International Spotlight features Le Yang, an academic librarian from the People’s Republic of China.
Le Yang is Head of Digital Library Collection Development at Wenzhou-Kean University (WKU), a Sino-American jointly-operating
university founded in 2012, with a current undergraduate
enrollment of over 2,000 students.
Yang is Past President of the Chinese American Librarians Association
(CALA) and a member of several other library associations. He has published research results in scholarly
journals and presented at national and international conferences and has
served as editorial board member, guest editor, and reviewer for
several library and information science journals.
Read the full International Spotlight feature at http://www.ala.org/aboutala/i-am-ala-international-spotlight-le-yang to learn more about Le Yang, international librarian.
I am ALA INTERNATIONAL SPOTLIGHT is one of several new initiatives by
ALA President 2018-2019 Loida Garcia-Febo to expand ALA’s global
presence. By highlighting and recognizing talented international members
from different regions around the world, ALA is truly a global
association with a strong mission in supporting library workers and
advocates. Each month, I am ALA INTERNATIONAL SPOTLIGHT will feature a
new international member who will share how ALA has supported their work
and how they see the profession today.